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A 31-year-old male asked:

How well does im phenergan work for the prophylactic prevention of nausea and vomiting due to a stomach virus?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Pretty: well but sounds like a lot simpler medication would work by MOUTH ..why the injection ..I have not heard of this aggressive treatment as PROPHLAXIS for a possible stomach virus! Hope this is helpful Dr Z
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 59 years experience
Scopolamine patch makes much more sense.
Oct 9, 2017
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
It will: Work well but usually not necessary except if excessive vomiting is present. Rehydration, Rest and analgesic is the main care. Usually self limited illness.
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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